LBS Planned Parenthood Homework Ben_Yin - Name Benjamin Yin LBS HOMEWORK SHEET Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania v Casey 505 U.S 833(1992

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Name: Benjamin Yin LBS HOMEWORK SHEETPlanned Parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania v. Casey 505 U.S. 833 (1992) Who is/are bringing the case to court in the first place, whether as plaintiff(s) (e.g. consumer, company, employee) or prosecutor and what type of legal relief is/are the plaintiff(s) or prosecutor seeking? Planned Parenthood is bringing this case to court against Gov. Casey and seek to overturn the Abortion Control Act by claiming that it violates the previous Supreme Court ruling in Roe v. Wade. (Whether the specific restrictions/rules by Penn. Gov violated the Due ProcessClause in the 14thAmendment) What legal question must the court decide, and what is the common law rule, constitutional provision or statute that the question will turn on?The court must decide on whether the decision made in Roe v. Wade allowing abortions was to be 1. Reaffirmed and 2. Able to be restricted by the State. This also goes back to the Due Process Clause and whether restricting abortions to a certain extent deals with personal liberties. (REALM OF PERSONAL LIBERTY THAT GOES BEYOND BILL OF RIGHTS) Liberty > Bill of Rights and Liberty > Procedural protection AND Substantive Due Process (initially implemented for business interests)/ PROFESSOR KOWAL What is the court’s reasoning? (Might include reliance on precedent, statutory interpretation and

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